Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1714181
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StatePA
CountyMontgomery
LocalitySchuylkill River, Lock 60 Dam, Phoenixville
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSchuylkill
HUC8 Number02040203
HUC10 NameLower Schuylkill River
HUC10 Number0204020310
HUC12 NameMingo Creek-Schuylkill River
HUC12 Number020402031006
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month9
Collection Year2023
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
CommentsAngler report submitted to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. The fish was harvested.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierS. Hartzell (Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/23/2024].

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